The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 64 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.21% 0.55% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.35% 2.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Mac OS X
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
74 138 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.55% 25.09% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 68 120 94
Average salary £31,500 £31,364 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.43% -3.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,350 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Lancashire region.

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Lancashire

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mac OS X.

1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Symbian
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) WebObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Wyse
2 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) FogBugz

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mac OS X. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) WebObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) FogBugz
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Symbian
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Wyse